CTBUH Silver Member

Sowlat Structural Engineers

About

Member Since: 2013

Member Offices: Chicago

Website: http://www.sowlat.com/

Sowlat Structural Engineers is a world class structural engineering firm based in Chicago and focused on the design of buildings. They offer highly-developed, disciplined structural engineering services that stand on a tradition of high-end engineering pioneered in Chicago for over the past five decades. Their approach is rooted in a high regard for architecture and a solid understanding of construction.

They provide structural engineering for high-rise office and residential towers, convention centers, airport terminals, educational buildings, laboratories, hospitals, sports stadiums and arenas, museums, and performing art centers.

Their projects benefit from their considerable in-house expertise in the following areas: design of building superstructures and foundations; hurricane loading and seismic performance; to mitigate blast; LEED certification; design of structural glass.

Fields of Expertise

Structural Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2013

Member Offices

  • Chicago

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

465 North Park

159.9 m / 525 ft

2

The Collection

128.6 m / 422 ft

3

LINEA

106.2 m / 348 ft

4

Vetro

98.8 m / 324 ft

5

Jones

82.9 m / 272 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 
Rank
Name
City
Height

1

465 North Park

Chicago

160 m

525 ft

2

The Collection

Honolulu

129 m

422 ft

3

LINEA

Chicago

106 m

348 ft

4

Vetro

Chicago

99 m

324 ft

5

Jones

Chicago

83 m

272 ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

6 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (100%), 5 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%), 5 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

Total: 5 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 5 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 5 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Sowlat Structural Engineers

CTBUH 14th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor

12 November 2015

The CTBUH 14th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the daytime Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.

CTBUH 13th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor

06 November 2014

The CTBUH 13th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the daytime Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.

CTBUH 12th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor

07 November 2013

The CTBUH 12th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the afternoon Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.

CTBUH 11th Annual Awards Executive Table Sponsor

18 October 2012

The CTBUH 11th Annual awards ceremony and dinner was held immediately after the afternoon Symposium in nearby S.R. Crown Hall.